I am super excited to announce be presenting at LinuxFest Northwest May 6th on "Managing macOS, without macOS(almost)" you can read more about the session here. LinuxFest Northwest is an annual OpenSource event held at Bellingham Technical College. What is LinuxFest Northwest? LFNW features presentations and Exhibits on various F/OSS topics, as well as Linux distributions and… Continue reading LinuxFest Northwest
The idea was to use MunkiAdmin's script features to automatically rsync changes from a management machine to a machine hosting the repo for clients access. My testng case was syncing from a macOS machine to Ubuntu 16.04. This utilizes rsync with psk's, great documentation specifically on check out Digital Ocean's article. The Script The main bread and butter… Continue reading MunkiAdmin sync on “Save”
Bundling up Filebeat for a quick, automated distribution on macOS.
Background Until recently I've had to dump the entire syslog to the syslog server, now trying to begin using Filebeat collector for macOS and Graylog Elastic Beats Input Plugin which one can send a specific log or set of logs to a syslog server. How I was doing it: Edit the syslog conf at /etc/syslog.conf *.* … Continue reading MacOS, Beats and Graylog. Learning for better logging.
Overview After deciding Docker wasn't a direction I wanted to head infrastructure wise I decided to pursue Ubuntu host... but I also wanted to update the infrastructure, so I decided to pursue an option like this: Ubuntu 16.o4 PHP 7 Non-local SQL I've cited him once and I'll do it again, Clayton Burlison has a great… Continue reading Munkireport-PHP on Ubuntu 16.04 w/ SQL
A video from PSU MacAdmins where I take a high level look at Munki, Docker and why you'd want to even try...
A quick blog post exploring the quick creation of Multi-Output Audio Devices in El Capitan.